CELEBRATION HONORS DISTINGUISHED KUWAITI WOMEN UNDER THE SPONSORSHIP OF HIS HIGHNESS THE AMIR

 

The annual event celebrating the stature and accomplishments of Kuwaiti women took place this year at the National Library under the sponsorship of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and the attendance of Minister of Amiri Diwan Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah.

The coordinator of the Institute for Women's Development Kawther Al-Jawa'an delivered the welcome speech.

Also speaking at the event today, was Hanadi Al-Omani, the first sight-challenged female Kuwaiti attorney, who recounted to the audience her struggle in life as a woman and as a disabled person.

This year's event concluded with some musical numbers and the showing of a documentary film on women's issues and the granting of awards and prizes to this year's female honorees.

 

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